Saturday Mornings at 8:00am
Here’s what we played from 1986…
Memorable music from a year that featured some surreal moments…
Flashback with 1983 was a blast! Check out our playlist from January 23
It was a year consistent with the theory that troubled times often inspire outstanding music.
1992: the Bulls won their 2nd championship, Johnny Carson retired from the Tonight Show, and Bill Clinton became President.
The top artists on our annual Listener Poll included the Clash, Peter Gabriel, the Who, Bruce Springsteen, Dire Straits, Elvis Costello, Joe Jackson, and newcomers the Stray Cats and those vegemite lovers, Men at Work!
Here’s the list of songs played on our 1989 Saturday Morning Flashback show from Dec. 19, 2015.
The musicians of the midwest were well represented in 1995: this week’s show included Wilco, Son Volt, Garbage, the Freddy Jones Band, John Prine, Sonia Dada, Veruca Salt, Willy Porter, Poi Dog Pondering, and the […]
It was a big year for Bruce. Born in the U.S.A. was the top album on the ’84 XRT Listener Poll, and his three shows with the E Street Band at the Rosemont Horizon in […]
The biggest concert event happened in August when Mayor Bilandic “borrowed” the concept of an urban outdoor festival from Milwaukee’s Summerfest and presented the first annual Chicagofest on Navy Pier. Long before any renovations would […]